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Lady Utes Earn Victory Over Cougars

Turnovers doomed the Cougars Tuesday night at Union High School when the Lady Utes came calling. Despite hanging close–only behind by eight at the end of the 3rd quarter–the Utes’ pressure defense rattled the Cougars throughout the night. Shayla Draper scored 13 points leading the Cougars in scoring while Uintah’s Kaitlyn Myers lead all scorers

2nd Quarter Run Not Enough as Cougars Drop One to the Utes

After falling behind to the Uintah Utes early in the game, the Union Boys’ basketball team went on a run which lead to a 24-22 lead midway through the 2nd Quarter. It didn’t hold up however as a late 2nd quarter run of teir own gave the Utes a lead at halftime of 30-21 and

Richards Is TOC Champ; Union Wrestling Team Finishes 11th

Union sophomore, McKoy Richards earned his first Tournament of Champions title last week when he defeated a Spanish Fork wrestler for the 138 pound title! The Cougars finished 11th out of 29 teams. Also placing for the Cougars was Kenneth Ross (runner-up), Dillon Gurr (3rd), and Wyatt Perry (5th) hosted by Uintah and held at

Cougar Basketball Finding Region 10 Opponents Formidable

As predicted, Region 10 basketball is loaded. Both the Boys and Lady Cougars faced buzz saws in Juan Diego (Tuesday) and Park City (Friday) as they both fell to defeat. Austin Stewart led the Cougar boys in scoring in both contests scoring 18 and 22 points respectively, with the final scores 72-45 (Juan Diego) and

Lady Cougars Rebound, Grab First Win of 2015

Behind the efficient free throw shooting of senior, Chelsie Birchell, and a strong 17 point 2nd quarter, the Lady Cougar basketball team gained the separation it needed to come away from Ben Lomond High School with a 46-30 victory. The win snaps a three-game losing skid for the Cougars. Birchell lead Union in scoring with

Champion Bullrider, Joe Frost, Honored at Union Wrestling Match

While home from Oklahoma Panhandle State University for Christmas break, Union Cougar Athletics seized the opportunity to recognize the accomplishments of former Cougar wrestler and former Uintah Basin Rodeo Club member, Joe Frost. Frost, a UHS 2011 graduate, served as Union’s student body president and was a participant in wrestling. He also competed in high

Cougars Take Down Morgan

The Union Cougars continued their strong wrestling Wednesday night defeating the Morgan Trojans, 45-25 at Union High School. Parker Elison, McKoy Richards, Keldon Collins, and Kenneth Ross won their matches by falls while Wyatt Perry, Doug Brown, and Dillon Gurr were victorious by decision. Colton Secrest and Chase Boyd won by forfeit while Charlie Bingham

Gurr and Perry Represent at Utah All-Star Duals–Gurr Wins Match!

Two of Utah’s best high school wrestlers, Union’s Dillon Gurr (182) and Wyatt Perry (120), represented Union High and the 3A classification Tuesday night in the Utah High School Simplii All-Star Duals at the UCCU Center in Orem, Utah. Union’s Gurr (3A) defeated South Sevier’s Brock Bastian (wild card) with a fall in the 2nd

Five Cougar Wrestlers Fight for Championships at Best of West Tourney

Keldon Collins lead the Cougar Wrestlers at the Best of the West Tournament held in Tooele, Utah last weekend placing first in the 195 weight division and helping the Cougars garner a third place team finish. Also wrestling in the championship rounds ear ning runner-up status were Kenneth Ross (285), Dillon Gurr (182), McKoy Richards

Cougars Fall to Spartans in OT

The Cougars took a two point lead with just under two minutes left in the game, but couldn’t hold on as the Emery Spartans defended their home court Monday night with an overtime win 51-48. Down by two with 13 seconds left in regulation, the Cougars, lead by Tye Winterton and Austin Stewart,  came out